1. [ noun ] the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
Synonyms: day daylight

"the dawn turned night into day" "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"

Related terms: night time_period afternoon evening midafternoon day morning
2. [ adjective ] happening during or appropriate to the day

"a daytime job" "daytime television" "daytime clothes"

Related terms: nighttime diurnal
Similar spelling:   datum